General Dynamics Information Technology Software Architect w/Polygraph in McLean, Virginia

Job Description

Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.

Current CMA required, Location: Beltsville, MD, Skills: Graphic design, UX, SharePoint (customization/create lists, subsets, webparts, doc libs), front end web development and scripting, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, familiarity or use of at leaes one javascript library, Handelbars, Bootstrap, KnockoutJS, Angular JS, AJAX, REST/SOAP, SPServices, Photoshop/Illustrator, sound user-interface design intuition, familiarity with creating icons, logos, etc. C#/ASP/.NET/WPF/WinForms, Visual Studio 2015, Farm/Sandbox SharePoint Solutions, Familiarity with virtual environments, Windows 2010 and Windows Server 2008R2/2012

  1. Leads the research and development of new software products and applications on the leading edge of established knowledge and standards.

  2. Conceives, designs, prototypes, and tests new methods, algorithms, and models.

  3. Defines architecture requirements and performance standards to meet or exceed management and customer specifications.

  4. Identifies and directs resolution of complex hardware/software interface issues.

  5. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.

  6. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress, and presents results to management and/or customer personnel.

  7. Serves as the primary customer interface to resolve problems and ensure requirements are met on a timely basis.

  8. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

  9. Serves as a technical team or task leader.

  10. May provide expertise to multiple projects and tasks.

  11. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  12. Participates in special projects as required.


  1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

  2. Masters Degree Preferred.


15-20 years of related software development experience.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.




Job ID2018-40207

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time